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Disney's Aladdin

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 23 – Sep. 7
Discover a whole new world at Disney’s Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical!

Live from the Lawn: UkeFest Finale

Strathmore
Wed. Aug 21
Features ukulele superstars Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Daniel Ho, and Peter Luongo along with a mass strum-along.

Disney Pixar's Coco: Concert & Film with NSO

Wolf Trap
Sat. Jul 27
A family-friendly, live-to-picture concert event

Sing-A-Long: Sound Of Music

Wolf Trap
Sat. Aug 24
Sing-a-long with the movie using on-screen lyrics and become the star of the show. Lederhosen and veils welcome!

Herbie Hancock with Kamasi Washington

Wolf Trap
Tue. Jul 30
Rejoice in an evening of jazz fusion and R&B!

The Band's Visit

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 23 – Aug. 4
Celebrates the deeply human ways music, longing, and laughter can connect us all.

Queens of Egypt

National Geographic
Thru Sep. 2
This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt.

Dear Evan Hansen

The Kennedy Center
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8
The deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.

The Second City's America; It's Complicated!

The Kennedy Center
Thru Aug. 11
Comedy legends The Second City return to the Kennedy Center with an all-new, all-hilarious show.

The British Invasion

Signature Theatre
Aug. 20 – 31
Hop the pond for a rocking salute to the UK artists who thrilled and inspired us.

Library of Congress National Book Festival

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31
Over 140 authors, poets and illustrators includingU.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, historians David McCullough and Michael Beschloss, celebrity D.C. chef and humanitarian José Andrés, graphic novel superstar Raina Telgemeier.

Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap

Enjoy fun, interactive, and educational performances of music, dance, puppetry, and storytelling

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